AAJA NACHLE

  • Bollywood has become better for heroines: Divya Dutta February 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Divya Dutta feels that with Indian cinema completing 100 years, the industry has got better for the female actors. "I think it (Bollywood) has got better. This year, my seven films will be releasing and I have very different roles in each one of them," the 35-year-old said...
  • Idol Chat: Irrfan Khan, the face of Hindi cinema in Hollywood November 15, 2008

    Irrfan Khan is unquestionably the face of Hindi cinema in the west. His performance in Meera Nair's The Namesake earned him rave reviews and a place in the mindset of both discerning audiences as well as filmmakers. He appeared alongside Angelina Jolie in A Mighty Heart and now has a...
  • I enjoy working with Ranvir a lot: Konkona September 3, 2008

    Mumbai: Ranvir Shorey and Konkona Sen Sharma may not be one of Bollywood's hottest couples, but their chemistry can't be missed. The two talk about singing a new short film with Mira Nair titled How Can It Be? The couple is in sync with each other as they both do not...
  • Bollywood tiring of frivolous litigations December 23, 2007

    Mumbai: Bollywood, the world's second largest film industry, is hassled by the increasing number of litigations pending against it in various courts of India. Many in the industry that produces about 1,000 films a year point out that several public bodies, NGOs, individuals, political pressure groups and vested interests across the...
  • Kunal Kapoor loves his 'coverboy' status December 22, 2007

    Mumbai: A new Greek God is ready to hit town and this time it's an import from Bollywood! Kunal Kapoor is one actor who won't shy away from using his hunky looks to profit by. "Actually actors are narcissist and self obsessed, so it's always good to see yourself splashed on...
  • Madhuri makeover contest: 3 girls live their dream December 4, 2007

    Millions of girls have tried to ape her every move and thousands would anything to be like her. This show gets three girls closer to that dream because they said main Madhuri banna chahti hoon. ...
  • Filmy Fiscal: Madhuri no firestarter for box office December 3, 2007

    Madhuri Dixit made a come back after five years. Was she able to create the magic and pull the crowds to the theatres? ...
  • Madhuri's sexy in Aaja Nachle, says NYT December 2, 2007

    New York: Reviewing Madhuri Dixit's comeback film Aaja Nachle, The New York Times has acknowledged her considerable sex appeal and dancing skills even after five years away from Bollywood, the time she has spent leading a "Clark Kentype life", raising a family in the American city of Denver in Colorado. "Ms....
  • Despite the hype, box office cold to Aaja Nachle December 2, 2007

    Mumbai: While Madhuri Dixit's comeback film Aaja Nachle has faced trouble with Dalit organizations since its release, the hype has not helped its business in the theatres. Apart from the tremendous marketing machinery that pushed the Yash Raj musical Aaja Nachle to the audience, the muchhyped ban that the film...
  • Man behind Aaja Nachle row comes clean December 2, 2007

    Madhuri Dixit's comeback film became a victim of competitive Dalit politics on Saturday, just a day after its release. The film was banned first in UP and then in Punjab and Haryana after some Dalit organisations objected to derogatory lines in the title track. The ban was withdrawn in UP only...
  • Aaja Nachle team in 'sorry' state, offensive lyrics removed December 1, 2007

    New Delhi: Within hours of its release Actor Madhuri Dixit's comeback movie Aaja Nachle had hit a wrong note. Dalit organisations found a line from the title track offensive and targetted movie halls showing the film and publicity material. Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Haryana, all states with considerable dalit populations...
  • Aaja Nachle faces music, banned in Haryana too December 1, 2007

    New Delhi: The Haryana Government on Saturday banned Hindi movie Aaja Nachle saying the decision was taken to ensure communal harmony and peace in the state. Haryana becomes the second state after Punjab to ban the Madhuri Dixitstarrer. The Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday lifted its ban after the films...
  • Banned band: Movies which govts won't let you watch December 1, 2007

    New Delhi: Aaja Nachle is just another film in a long list of films, which have been either banned in the country or severely criticised for their content. Awardwinning documentary Final Solution, which was based on the 2002 Gujarat riots was delayed for several months, owing to a ban imposed on...
  • Song row gets shriller, panel summons lyricists December 1, 2007

    New Delhi: The National Commission for Scheduled Castes will summon the people associated with the title song of the film Aaja Nachle for its objectionable lyrics. "We will summon all the people who have performed, written and cleared the lyrics as well as the producer and director," Commission Chairperson Buta Singh...
  • Punjab bans Aaja Nachle for casteist remarks December 1, 2007

    New Delhi: After Uttar Pradesh, Punjab government has also banned Madhuri Dixit's latest movie Aaja Nachle for an alleged offensive song that has hurt the sentiments of Dalits. However, latest reports say Uttar Pradesh government has revoked the ban. The ban comes as a shocker for the makers of Aaja Nachle...
  • Hussain still fida over Madhuri, books theatre to see film December 1, 2007

    New Delhi: There is no doubt that Maqbool Fida Hussain is still fida over his Gajagamini. The painter has booked 194 seats of a cinema hall in Dubai to watch Madhuri Dixit in her comeback film, Aaja Nachle. And it seems that he wants to share the special moment with his...
  • Aaja Nachle 'derogatory' to Dalits, banned in UP December 1, 2007

    New Delhi: A new film has released this Friday and a fresh controversy has erupted. On the very day that Madhuri Dixit's comeback vehicle, Aaja Nachle hit cinemas across the country, the film has been banned in Uttar Pradesh. And that's not all. Chief Minister Mayawati, has faxed the Central Government...
  • Masand's Verdict: Madhuri spectacular in Aaja Nachle December 1, 2007

    Cast: Madhuri Dixit, Konkona Sensharma, Vinay Pathak, Ranvir Shorey Direction: Anil Mehta It's the film every Madhuri Dixit fan has been waiting for and I say this with authority because I'm leading the pack. Her first film in five years, this week's new release Aaja Nachle stars Madhuri as a divorced NRI...
  • First Verdict: Madhuri Dixit sizzles her way back November 30, 2007

    'Madhuri Dixit is back', declared the posters for her 'comeback' movie Aaja Nachle. Now, half an hour later after watching the movie and filing from a cyber caf, the answer is obvious. Madhuri Dixit never really 'left' and for once, a top actresses' postmarriagepostkid comeback is not an embarrassment. Thanks...
  • Watch Trailer: Madhuri sizzles in Aaja Nachle November 30, 2007

    Check out what to expect in Madhuri's comeback film Aaja Nachle. ...
  • I'll return to India whenever I want: MF Husain November 30, 2007

    Dubai: Controversial artist MF Husain, who has several criminal complaints pending against him in various courts in the country because of his paintings, has said he would return to India whenever he wants, as no one was stopping him. Husain, India's most wellknown painter, left the country after several court cases...
  • Aaja Nachle hits theatres, check out what more's at BO November 30, 2007

    Madhuri's Aaja Nachle releases on Friday, check out what more is in store. ...
  • Bollywood's 'fine eyes' go behind the lens November 29, 2007

    Mumbai: It takes a fine eye to translate a director's dream onto celluloid and cinematographers have often done that to perfection. So when some of them decide to don the captain's hat later, it seems a natural progression. But Anil Mehta doesnt think so. As a cinematographer, Mehta has captured...
  • estop: Dancing diva Madhuri on her comeback November 28, 2007

    Actor Madhuri Dixit was in the Capital on Tuesday to promote her comeback film Aaja Nachle....
  • Meet the two men who made Madhuri dance again November 28, 2007

    Mumbai: Seeing Madhuri dance on screen again might be enough to make one forget that Aaja Nachle is directed by a first timer and scripted by a rather young writer. But the two men behind the story and the film are at no level rookies. Jaideep Sahni is the man...
  • Husain books a theatre to watch Aaja Nachle: Reports November 28, 2007

    Actor Madhuri Dixit was in the Capital on Tuesday to promote her comeback film Aaja Nachle. CNNIBN correspondent Simrat Ghuman caught up with the dancing diva. CNNIBN: Madhuri, welcome back to Bollywood. Madhuri Dixit: Thank you very much. CNNIBN: Three days to go for Aaja Nachles release. How do you feel? Madhuri Dixit:...
  • Dancing Queen: Up, close & personal with Madhuri November 27, 2007

    Madhuri Dixit is back. Her sparkling eyes, dazzling smile and dancing toes have held our collective conscience captive for almost two decades and in less than a week from now she is going to light up our screens again. Rajeev Masand: Are you as excited as the rest of us...
  • Madhuri reveals her best Bollywood jhatkas November 26, 2007

    The Dhakdhak girl Madhuri Dixit is all ready for a comeback with her latest film Aaja Nachle. Here is an excerpt from our special show with Madhuri Dancing Queen where she reveals ten of her best dance numbers ever. ...
  • Madhuri on who kept her on toes, made her sweat November 25, 2007

    Bollywood's dancing queen Madhuri Dixit is making her comeback with Aaja Nachle, a musical. She spoke exclusively with CNNIBN's Rajeev Masand on her favourite moves. Rajeev Masand: There was this one time when you got a chance to work with someone who complimented your style. Someone who really kept you...
  • In Pics: Aaja Nachle with dancing diva Madhuri November 25, 2007

    After a sabbatical of four years, Madhuri Dixit is making her muchawaited comeback in be seen in Bollywood in a Yash Raj Chopra film Aaja Nachle which is slated for release for November 30....